Score 170+ In SSC CGL Tier 1 Exam: Staff Selection Commission is all set to conduct its one of the major exams of the year with SSC CGL Tier 1 2020 exam lined up from 2nd March to 11th March where lakhs of aspirants from all over India will compete for a few thousand vacancies. Many aspirants might wonder; is it possible to score 170+ marks out of 200 in the Tier 1 exam? What can be the strategy for scoring high marks? How are the toppers’ preparing that they are able to score 170+, 180+ marks in Tier 1?
“It always seems impossible until it’s done”
Scoring 170+ in SSC CGL Tier 1 might seem to be a herculean’s task but if you believe you can, you surely have the ability to achieve it. We are providing you with the strategy and tips following which you can score 170+ marks. The competition has become intense over the years and one needs to be unique in its strategy to surpass the high cut-offs. Follow the tips given below and crack SSC CGL Tier 1 exam with 170+ score:
“It’s possible to go on, no matter how impossible it seems.”
1. Try to score full marks in your stronger section
Your stronger section holds the maximum importance. Make sure you practice that section enough that you don’t miss even a single mark in it. Gaining maximum marks with accuracy in it will help you increase your score contributing to 170+ marks.
2. Analyzation of Mock Tests
Appearing for mock tests on a daily basis? But are you sure that you do a proper analysis of them? After attempting a mock test, go through the paper again, note down the mistakes you did, and make sure to not repeat it again.
3. Improve your Weaker Areas
To score 170+, you can not neglect even a single topic. Solve topic wise quizzes to strengthen your weaker sections. Do not run away from difficulties, and instead, face them. Do not let your weakness come in your way of success.
4. Revise previous year questions of general awareness
Go through the previous questions as it helps in revising the topics. Test your memory by solving them. Many times, questions from History, Geography, Economics, Polity are generally repeated. Previous year questions will help you memorize dates, amendments, static gk, etc
5. Revise the last 6-8 months of current affairs thoroughly
From the last 2 years, current affairs have been an integral part of the General Awareness section. You must be up to date with the latest National and International news. Try to connect the current affairs with static gk and frame questions from it.
6. Management of Time
You will be provided for 1 hour to solve 100 questions. In order to score 170+, you must attempt at least 88-90 questions with accuracy that can be a bit daunting task. Considering the competitive environment and the next stages, this score has become a necessity. Divide your time as per each section and attempt within the time frame. Allot more time to Quantitative and reasoning section, and less time to General awareness and English section.
Your accuracy must be top-notch to score 170+ marks. Do not do any guesswork. If any section is difficult, then do not worry about it as normalization is there. Just maintain your accuracy and do the best as you can. Accuracy will take you up in the scoreboard.
8. Short Tricks/Fast calculations to boost your score
Learn some short tricks to reduce time during the exam. It will help you to attempt more questions in the Reasoning and Quant section. You must be quick with the calculations and your basic concepts must be strong to score 170+.
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